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Australian Army adopts MVP

A team of MVP trainers traveled to Australia to deliver a series of train the trainer programs for targeted leaders in the Australian Army. A total of eight training programs were delivered to approximately 250 Soldiers from February 24-March 7,…

MVP trains Cubs prospects in the Dominican Republic

MVP’s Jeff O’Brien and Daryl Fort worked with Chicago Cubs prospects at the teams’ baseball academy in the Dominican Republic. MVP trainers engaged the players in leadership training focused on preventing violence against women over 2 days in November, 2013.…

MVP 20th Anniversary (1993-2013)

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MVP was launched in 1993 with the ambitious goals of introducing a unique bystander-approach to engage men in the prevention of all forms of sexist abuse and violence. 2013-14 marked 20 years of MVP’s groundbreaking work that has helped shape…

MVP-Sweden Successfully Launched

MVP has partnered with Män för Jämställdhet Sweden (Men for Gender Equality Sweden) to establish MVP-Sweden in 2012. Men for Gender Equality focuses on social norms of masculinities; how they are formed, how they influence society, relations and individuals, and…

MVP-Scotland going strong

MVP Scotland, under the leadership of Chief Inspector and National Anti-Violence Campaign Coordinator Violence Reduction Unit; Graham Goulden is in full swing. Inspector Goulden works for Scotland Police’s Violence Reduction Unitand coordinates all aspects of this project. 2012-2013 marks the…

MVP at the Pentagon

MVP National Director Jeff O’Brien has long served as a Subject Matter Expert for the US Military regarding sexual assault, domestic violence and bystander intervention. In January 2013, O’Brien was part of a small team invited to the Pentagon to…

Jackson Katz TEDxWomen video

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In the Fall 2012 MVP Founder Jackson Katz presented at a TEDxWomen event in San Francisco, CA. Please watch Jackson as he salutes women’s leadership while challenging men to step up and address men’s violence – against women, against other…

MVP pitches in with Michigan State football

In February 2013, MVP facilitated a discussion with the Michigan State University football team as part of their “Mind & Body” personal development series. Michigan St has partnered with MVP to develop and deliver off-the-field development education for all student-athletes…